[DWJ] list for book

deborah.dwj at suberic.net deborah.dwj at suberic.net
Thu Jul 6 20:50:29 EDT 2006


On Thu, 6 Jul 2006, Mark Allums wrote:
|Yes such books exist, but more from ignorance of parents
|than tolerance.  Although that's changing.  I mostly
|remember as a teen reading things like _Catcher In the Rye_
|and thinking how wicked I was being reading such a book
|that uses such language.  That dates me, of course.  (I'm
|40.)

Eh, I've got a shelf full or YA books chock full of drugs, sex,
rock n roll, and even a fair amount of cursing.  YA is not a
sweet genre anymore.

And on that note, I should recommend Frank Portman's _King Dork_.
Freakin' awesome. 

-deborah
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